Project Update Promotion of I.T and Scientific Experimental Education in Roshan Tara Schools (RTS)
Sindh Graduates Association has been entered into the agreement in the month of March 2014 with Community Development Program, Planning and Development Department, Government of Sindh to implement an educational project “Promotion of I.T and Scientific Experimental Education in Roshan Tara Schools” for a period of 18 months.
a) Objectives of the Project
- Establishment of Science Laboratories in Roshan Tara High/Higher Secondary Schools i-e RTS Kashmore, Sehwan, Mehrabpur, Khipro, Hala and Bhan Sayedabad for the promotion of scientific experiments and study for the promotion of technical scientific and practical in the field of pre-science and pre-engineering groups.
- Establishment of I.T Labs in selected High/Higher Secondary Schools i-e RTS Khipro, Hala and Bhan Sayedabad.
- Conduct training of teachers in English to enhance the capacity and fluency in English in all Roshan Tara Schools.
- SGA will declare Roshan Tara Schools which have already been provided I.T Labs and those which are to be provided Science and I.T Labs as CDP and SGA Partnership intervention schools visibly. These schools will be made as Model schools with the support of CDP,GoS.
b) Program Progress Report Up to June 2014
Sindh Graduates Association has advertised the positions of Manager Information Technology (I.T) and Master Trainer English in leading Newspaper Daily Kawish and hired Mr. Luqman Khan Khoso as Master Trainer English and Mr. Zafar Ali Soomro as Manager I.T/Software through proper Interview Panel.
The Master Trainer English was got trained at Teacher Development Centre (TDC) under the supervision of Prof. Abbas Hussain, An Expert Master Trainer from 2nd June to 23rd June 2014. Now he is ready to move to Roshan Tara Schools to replicate the same training techniques/methods to improve the level of teaching methodology and promote English speaking environment in all Roshan Tara Schools.
SGA has establishment I.T (Information Technology), Solar System Electricity and Science Labs and has provided equipments of I.T and Science Labs in six Roshan Tara Schools; i.e. Sehwan, Mehrabpur, Kashmore, Hala, Bhan Sayedabad and Khipro respectively.
The remaining activities of the project are under process of being execution accordingly.